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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2010-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2010, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2011 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Medians falling in the upper open-ended interval are plugged with "$250,000.")

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone (1)
    Total 87,430 3,767 1,994 2,740 3,078 4,078 3,002 4,171 3,169 4,334
Earnings 67,667 2,996 2,115 2,374 1,657 2,962 1,331 2,654 1,612 3,263
  Wages and Salary 62,638 2,484 2,006 2,118 1,517 2,607 1,263 2,391 1,517 2,892
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 6,270 1,200 284 430 228 510 101 322 91 397
  Farm Self-Employment 1,234 523 97 91 36 65 5 36 12 39
Social Security 16,979 368 649 865 1,572 2,101 2,796 2,996 2,530 1,467
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,619 248 172 338 513 142 53 51 52 24
Public Assistance 314 205 70 20 8 3 1 1 6 0
Veterans Benefits 1,928 552 238 195 109 153 111 91 71 58
Survivor Benefits 588 148 66 73 58 61 39 10 22 20
Disability Benefits 655 70 71 49 63 71 45 46 33 45
Unemployment Compensation 6,123 1,592 1,143 807 618 534 353 318 213 261
Workers Compensation 699 262 112 66 46 28 25 25 21 30
Property Income 40,665 30,587 3,105 1,870 1,023 928 427 501 210 304
  Interest 37,917 32,413 2,134 992 517 466 195 288 61 113
  Dividends 14,558 10,665 1,322 898 259 472 142 135 52 135
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 4,991 2,718 603 463 205 262 82 126 22 99
Retirement Income 9,773 946 848 687 722 717 605 610 548 529
  Company or Union Retirement 5,538 782 679 503 498 475 426 324 293 263
  Federal Government Retirement 954 32 21 50 22 41 31 62 70 55
  Military Retirement 798 17 25 18 31 72 94 95 72 49
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,808 70 93 95 75 137 49 112 104 123
  Railroad Retirement 152 3 3 2 20 2 0 2 10 14
  Annuities 188 56 22 19 10 4 19 4 14 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 385 56 25 47 33 23 20 14 38 14
  Other or Don't Know 398 57 54 39 64 17 11 19 14 13
Pension Income 8,644 801 747 575 604 647 540 565 485 458
  Company or Union Retirement 5,204 713 645 471 474 454 398 311 282 243
  Federal Government Retirement 870 26 21 40 15 33 16 56 54 55
  Military Retirement 729 9 19 8 30 57 94 83 66 49
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,654 59 78 87 57 118 43 101 99 108
  Railroad Retirement 129 3 3 2 11 2 0 2 7 6
  Annuities 85 23 0 5 4 4 15 0 5 0
Alimony 10 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 277 134 70 34 16 2 5 1 6 1
Educational Assistance 2,958 924 694 535 198 215 51 88 33 65
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
721 258 125 120 36 70 16 10 11 20
Other Income, N.E.C. 443 357 18 27 3 13 1 5 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 81,013 2,734 2,344 2,794 2,798 4,466 3,690 5,192 3,691 4,397
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
82,369 2,664 2,087 2,588 2,633 4,126 2,895 4,198 2,994 4,273
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 17,110 367 651 862 1,586 2,098 2,795 2,995 2,542 1,478
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
19,947 484 541 752 1,510 1,868 2,033 2,019 1,853 1,476
  Government Transfer Payments 27,671 2,588 2,046 1,973 2,572 2,653 2,934 3,198 2,655 1,806
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,906 438 231 352 522 144 56 53 53 24
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
18,522 601 776 1,111 2,090 2,245 2,861 3,068 2,578 1,497
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
11,538 1,342 1,049 1,021 1,220 827 658 656 586 536

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone (1)
    Total 2,601 3,532 2,324 3,826 1,777 3,131 1,766 3,495 1,357 2,222
Earnings 1,378 2,786 1,366 3,365 1,029 2,779 1,090 3,359 796 2,032
  Wages and Salary 1,281 2,555 1,322 3,100 1,007 2,601 1,059 3,148 762 1,903
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 75 259 54 292 28 195 33 217 17 117
  Farm Self-Employment 36 30 3 32 7 5 5 16 0 13
Social Security 785 506 166 48 36 17 21 0 10 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 11 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 39 23 30 75 56 39 15 7 16 4
Survivor Benefits 12 16 3 9 3 5 3 3 3 2
Disability Benefits 24 10 28 6 3 17 8 14 0 16
Unemployment Compensation 109 88 28 29 4 0 0 2 10 2
Workers Compensation 13 20 8 10 1 12 3 7 0 2
Property Income 117 182 116 141 81 58 46 100 39 55
  Interest 49 55 55 61 45 26 18 40 25 23
  Dividends 24 91 0 49 22 24 7 37 16 44
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 47 69 10 46 3 11 10 27 3 12
Retirement Income 504 299 252 405 171 347 149 192 67 113
  Company or Union Retirement 254 103 134 121 56 139 40 68 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 39 68 22 52 20 24 15 29
  Military Retirement 73 33 9 45 13 24 11 34 15 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 78 82 54 128 44 110 42 33 20 26
  Railroad Retirement 11 0 10 20 19 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 5 0 11 0 0 0 3 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 19 0 3 3 1 5 20 12 6 6
  Other or Don't Know 7 17 13 26 3 1 4 3 3 0
Pension Income 445 274 229 395 154 327 124 163 64 106
  Company or Union Retirement 237 101 124 116 50 133 44 60 22 39
  Federal Government Retirement 58 46 35 68 22 50 20 24 15 29
  Military Retirement 69 33 9 42 13 24 13 34 12 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 75 77 47 126 41 105 39 34 12 26
  Railroad Retirement 7 0 10 20 19 13 6 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 1 0 8 0 0 0 3 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 26 23 11 24 4 15 5 8 0 18
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
14 5 0 11 0 0 1 0 0 5
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 2,119 3,192 1,612 3,410 1,173 2,826 1,198 3,342 854 2,065
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,328 3,433 2,012 3,827 1,563 3,207 1,543 3,561 1,067 2,203
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 790 508 172 68 55 29 33 0 12 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
1,126 875 686 644 536 515 399 310 232 204
  Government Transfer Payments 1,081 829 447 390 280 269 216 186 150 143
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 15 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
802 534 171 55 38 18 22 0 10 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
526 319 261 419 176 357 150 191 67 110

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone (1)
    Total 1,405 3,247 1,104 1,757 921 2,139 776 1,305 715 1,447
Earnings 929 3,404 641 1,648 532 2,278 406 1,201 461 1,525
  Wages and Salary 915 3,124 647 1,536 515 2,134 412 1,164 447 1,496
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 21 298 24 56 11 148 0 41 1 46
  Farm Self-Employment 0 28 0 21 0 30 0 13 0 11
Social Security 0 47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 14 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 9 0 0 7 3 3 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 3 0 10
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Property Income 48 47 50 35 33 36 31 22 25 23
  Interest 13 39 8 34 22 8 16 9 19 15
  Dividends 11 34 0 3 0 16 0 0 0 13
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3 21 9 4 7 12 0 1 1 12
Retirement Income 163 161 84 41 27 113 20 54 15 105
  Company or Union Retirement 56 64 30 6 8 31 1 8 3 54
  Federal Government Retirement 17 20 10 9 11 30 7 12 4 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 5 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 56 63 25 9 0 36 8 15 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 10 2 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 3
  Other or Don't Know 8 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Pension Income 148 166 76 30 24 97 16 52 14 92
  Company or Union Retirement 52 64 27 7 8 27 0 5 3 39
  Federal Government Retirement 17 25 10 9 11 25 7 12 4 17
  Military Retirement 15 7 8 5 3 9 0 4 0 12
  State or Local Government Retirement 56 60 20 9 0 36 8 16 4 27
  Railroad Retirement 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 5
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 2 0 1
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 2

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 965 3,418 675 1,645 586 2,255 451 1,217 487 1,522
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
1,223 3,534 840 1,790 704 2,336 516 1,295 600 1,586
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 1 51 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
265 244 153 150 119 118 46 97 78 94
  Government Transfer Payments 170 191 101 103 61 93 48 73 57 50
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 44 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
167 161 85 41 27 113 20 54 15 105

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
15 Years and Over:
White alone (1)
    Total 549 1,240 549 1,198 527 701 353 889 312 455
Earnings 232 1,266 340 1,303 259 670 205 854 159 402
  Wages and Salary 212 1,201 325 1,222 262 654 182 821 160 371
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 1 65 9 58 3 12 6 45 0 11
  Farm Self-Employment 0 8 0 17 0 3 0 4 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 6 0 2 0 0 0 6 0
Survivor Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
Property Income 13 18 7 29 24 13 9 16 2 5
  Interest 1 5 10 9 1 5 3 9 0 1
  Dividends 2 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 1 2 14 8 3 0 10 0 0
Retirement Income 36 15 23 15 13 19 8 18 6 16
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 4
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 7 6 3 3 1 3 13 6 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0
Pension Income 35 15 12 14 13 17 3 17 6 12
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 3 8 0 8 0 0 0 2
  Federal Government Retirement 15 5 0 0 10 7 0 3 0 1
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 15 7 6 3 3 1 3 13 6 8
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 257 1,262 350 1,280 283 670 228 858 179 408
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
360 1,307 411 1,341 342 703 268 873 210 424
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
73 47 61 39 36 16 16 33 16 28
  Government Transfer Payments 49 27 26 14 25 10 13 29 12 16
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
36 15 23 15 13 19 4 18 6 16

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
15 Years and Over:
White alone (1)
    Total 305 9,174 34,047 232 48,768 244 0.492 0.0035 1,249
Earnings 158 7,851 37,882 334 51,758 294 0.483 0.0039 1,249
  Wages and Salary 152 7,154 39,055 330 51,961 299 0.474 0.0041 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3 561 19,165 1,067 35,626 967 0.620 0.0137 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 46 4,921 519 19,632 1,533 0.705 0.0286 1,249
Social Security 0 0 15,116 61 14,955 54 0.233 0.0054 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,753 109 7,874 137 0.345 0.0192 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 1,917 121 2,737 199 0.500 0.0623 1,249
Veterans Benefits 9 0 7,230 332 12,470 370 0.561 0.0201 1,249
Survivor Benefits 8 0 7,754 549 12,864 778 0.571 0.0414 1,249
Disability Benefits 8 0 12,707 683 18,122 815 0.494 0.0356 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 7 0 6,012 135 8,166 112 0.474 0.0109 1,249
Workers Compensation 0 0 4,462 330 9,069 494 0.581 0.0346 1,249
Property Income 55 230 1,662 9 4,166 74 0.671 0.0110 1,249
  Interest 116 0 1,462 8 2,165 48 0.518 0.0178 1,249
  Dividends 12 64 1,706 16 3,618 94 0.621 0.0176 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 65 2 2,296 36 6,937 264 0.652 0.0219 1,249
Retirement Income 89 21 16,480 226 21,678 224 0.468 0.0085 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 32 3 11,618 219 16,097 243 0.494 0.0119 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 14 2 26,969 971 31,870 803 0.373 0.0255 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 19,158 547 23,144 584 0.331 0.0286 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 3 23,960 760 28,709 567 0.404 0.0187 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 29,966 1,347 29,258 1,628 0.309 0.0650 1,249
  Annuities 7 0 7,160 1,333 16,333 1,849 0.624 0.0669 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 9 0 13,664 1,395 20,648 1,220 0.516 0.0436 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 11 0 9,430 435 17,557 1,167 0.549 0.0460 1,249
Pension Income 74 6 16,796 230 21,777 232 0.459 0.0089 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 36 0 11,646 222 16,041 247 0.490 0.0123 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 10 0 28,762 1,175 32,718 806 0.353 0.0261 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 20,000 668 23,971 597 0.317 0.0294 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 19 0 25,064 749 29,461 590 0.394 0.0193 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 3 0 31,449 796 31,393 1,831 0.296 0.0701 1,249
  Annuities 1 0 13,590 865 21,057 2,727 0.565 0.0826 1,249
Alimony 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
Child Support 0 0 2,667 294 5,518 698 0.618 0.0809 1,249
Educational Assistance 12 0 4,501 110 7,004 204 0.534 0.0216 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
4 0 4,537 300 7,998 514 0.584 0.0429 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 1,551 82 4,392 695 0.725 0.0869 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 171 7,950 31,084 117 46,366 251 0.498 0.0037 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
219 8,283 34,299 257 48,174 248 0.481 0.0036 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 3 0 15,163 61 15,100 56 0.237 0.0055 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
53 100 18,534 106 23,351 140 0.374 0.0062 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 35 53 14,207 79 16,498 96 0.413 0.0055 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 7,015 173 7,137 131 0.392 0.0177 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 14,632 66 14,443 53 0.249 0.0052 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
89 24 13,678 228 19,542 199 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: January 14, 2013